I read a note posted on the OPASS LinkedIn site today about our upcoming SQLSaturday and the two pre-cons by Stacia Misner and Kevin Kline. I say and think pre-cons, but does the new DBA? Their boss? Seminar, One Day Class, or something else, we need to call it something that resonates. Pre-con is in […]Read more "Say Seminar, Not Pre-Con for SQLSaturday"
We’re going to be hosting two pre-conference seminars this year in Orlando on Friday, September 23rd, and we’re looking for speakers! All the details about eligibility and money are posted on the front page of the event site. It’s not huge money, but it’s guaranteed travel expenses and more importantly, it’s experience. Experience you need […]Read more "SQLSaturday #85-Call for Pre-Con Speakers"
Several weeks ago I was invited to attend a ‘tweetup’ by Microsoft on April 8th, an almost all expenses paid trip to Redmond for an event aligned with the upcoming SQL 2008 R2 launch. I was a bit surprised to be invited, as I spend a lot more time blogging than tweeting (and no, no […]Read more "Notes from the R2 Tweetup"